Where relationships are at the heart of the school and
the school is at the heart of the community

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Our Headteacher, Mr Hobson, is taking his own advice and setting off on an adventure this summer. He is cycling from Vancouver in Canada down the west coast of America to the Mexican border. Almost 2,000 miles.

 He cycling in aid of Julia's House, a children's hospice which is wholly funded by charity. If you would like to donate to Julia's House you can here:


 He is hoping to keep a blog going - although he is camping the whole way so it might be less than frequent... To follow his travels you can follow this link:



The Swanage School

Every Student Well Known

The Swanage School has been created on human scale principles, which means that strong and genuine relationships – within school, with the local community and with the wider world – are at its heart.

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The Swanage School

A Balanced Curriculum

The Swanage School has developed a broad and balanced curriculum tailored to individual needs. Click on the link below to find out how we make full use of our local resources, while enabling students to take up to 13 GCSEs.

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The Swanage School

School Life

Read more about student life at The Swanage School, including information about the school day and how you can support your child's learning. You can also download a Parent Pack containing everything you need to know.

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The Swanage School Way

At The Swanage School we...

  • Respect each other and treat others as we would like to be treated
  • Help members of the wider community
  • Strive for academic excellence
  • Take pride in our appearance
  • Do the best we can

We try, we fail, 
we learn, we succeed